Speaker Profile MIPCOM

Claudia Bluemhuber

Job TitleCEO

Company NameSilver Reel Partners


Claudia Bluemhuber is CEO and Managing Partner of Silver Reel Partners, and has produced over 40 international independent films in the last 10 years, including the critically acclaimed THE WIFE, which won Glenn Close a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination in 2019, and the Oscar-nominated LOVING VINCENT in 2018.

Among other feature films, her production portfolio includes THE RAILWAY MAN, starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman; UNDER THE SKIN, directed by Jonathan Glazer and starring Scarlett Johansson; EYE IN THE SKY, starring Helen Mirren, Alan Rickman and Aaron Paul; and OFFICIAL SECRETS, with Keira Knightley. Claudia is currently in pre-production for STARDREAM, a post-apocalyptic Sci-Fi film that marks her second collaboration with THE WIFE director Bjoern Runge.

Beyond her production work, Claudia is a frequent speaker at industry events. Most recently, she joined Anthony Bregman on the industry keynote ‘Future Proofing Film Production and Finance’, discussing finance algorithms at the EFM in Berlin this year. She has also delivered a TEDx Talk on the ‘Power of Storytelling’, advocating film as a means to ignite positive social change.

Previously, Claudia was named a “Film Mogul” at the Toronto International Film Festival 2014 and has spoken on several BFI-hosted panels. She continues to be an active member of the Cannes Producers Network and was awarded the inaugural “Pioneer of the Year Award” at the Women of Entertainment Finance conference in 2015 during the Cannes Film Festival.

Claudia is also actively developing, writing, and financing multiple projects for television. THE LUMINARIES is an ambitious, female-driven television series in co-production with the BBC, Working Title and Fremantle, which is currently in post-production; and THE MOST DANGEROUS GAME is starting production with co-studios CBS and Quibi this Fall.


About the company:

Established in 2009, Silver Reel has developed, financed, and produced over 40 feature films with a production volume exceeding 600M USD. Following on from the Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe-winning success of Björn Runge's THE WIFE, starring Glenn Close and the Oscar-nominated first fully painted animated film about Vincent Van Gogh LOVING VINCENT, other notable recent releases include Gavin Hood’s OFFICIAL SECRETS starring Keira Knightley, and Andy Serkis’ directorial debut BREATH, starring Andrew Garfield and Claire Foy. Previous prestigious projects include Jonathan Glazer’s UNDER THE SKIN starring Scarlett Johansson; the critically acclaimed thriller EYE IN THE SKY starring Helen Mirren and Aaron Paul; and Jonathan Teplitzky’s THE RAILWAY MAN starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth.

Silver Reel is currently co-producing its first television series THE LUMINARIES with Working Title, the BBC and Fremantle. Its short-form series MOST DANGEROUS GAME starring Liam Hemsworth and produced with CBS, was picked up by Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman’s Quibi.

Silver Reel has 30 projects currently in development across Film & TV with partners including Angelina Jolie’s Jolie Pas, Casey Affleck’s Seachange, and Brad Pitt’s Plan B, to name a few.

Conference Sessions


    14-10-2019, 09:15 - 10:15, Esterel, Palais 5

    Along with having a great script, talent, or even just a concept for the next hit show, having financial support is essential to springboard your idea into real...

    • Language: English
      1. Event Date
        Mon, Oct 14
      2. Event Theme MIPCOM/MIPJunior 2019
        Production Funding Forum

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